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Wire work and wire wrapping courses, classes and workshops across the UK. Wire wrapping is growing in popularity as both a skill and sought after craft product. Learn wire work and wrapping techniques from experienced wire workers to create unique and beautiful jewellery and gifts; such as mini sculptures, bookmarks and ornaments.

We're excited to host the well-known wire sculptor, Chris Moss, at Swallows & Artisans. Chris uses a variety of metal materials, including new and recylced wire and mesh, to create stunning 3D sculptures particularly wild and domestic animals and birds. Chris has a love of nature and all her work reflects a detailed study of the anatomy and character of her subjects. Chris works on commissions and exhibits her work across the UK. In this...
These bespoke jewellery workshops are lead by established jewellery designer Sheila Kerr. Sheila welcomes small groups (up to 4) into her professional jewellery making studio regularly. With 29 years experience of teaching Sheila knows what she is doing! Several techniques will be explained and you will leave the workshop having made your own hand-crafted piece to one of Sheila's own bespoke designs. This workshop will have you taking away a Sheila Kerr original design -...
West Sussex - Next course on 2nd May 2018
Beautifully intricate patterns can be woven with metal links, and this class will show you the basics to get started with chainmaille weaving. Using rings made with your choice of silver or gold-plated wire, you'll learn to make a gorgeous helmweave bracelet. Enjoy a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and a cup of tea (and biscuits, of course!). Suitable for complete beginners, you will be guided through every step by Wendy, owner of The Little Craftery,...
Online & Hampshire
This is a wire sculpture and soldering course, suitable for beginners or experts. and are bespoke to meet the students requirements . Lessons are taught in my warm studio workshop equipped, with every tool you can imagine , including projector for teaching larger groups I will be teaching students how to form wire and solder/braze togeather, making a range of wire insects, fairies, or any thing else, it's up to you. If there is something...
Rhondda Cynon Taff
Framed Wire Willow Tree Workshop Learn how to create this beautiful framed willow tree. I'll take you through the process, step by step. All materials will be provided and the use of tools. Take home your own lovely piece of wire art. Venue: Giles Gallery The OId Methodist Chapel Cowbridge Road Pontyclun RCT CF72 9EG Time: 10am - 4.30pm Tutor: Amanda Treverrow Cost: £75 Only 6 places available to ensure each person receive quality tuition,...
West Midlands
This jewellery making workshop in Walsall is tailor made to suit your needs. This one day course will cover basic techniques including soldering, texturing, forming wire work and design. Also possible to learn etching and casting. Some silver is included in the price along with all base metal just depends on student's ideas but extra material, findings, chains and stones can be purchased. Ideal for someone to experiment and create in my workshop. Get in...
Gloucestershire - Next course on 16th June 2018
You will be creating textures and grooves on paper using ordinary biro as a base for layers of colour using watercolour pencils. You will learn how to use water brushes with watercolour pencil and what it means to build up layers of darker and more detailed line and form. A key aspect of this workshop is learning how to apply the right amount of pressure on the paper with pen and pencil to create softer...
Tyne & Wear
Are you planning a hen party in Newcastle upon Tyne and want to try something creative? How about surprising the bride to be with jewellery making? Or just want to learn how to make some jewellery with your friends? Come along for a fun filled crafty time making a cocktail ring for each of you! Have matching jewellery or totally different ring all washed down with a glass of prosecco! Don’t worry if you aren’t...
Greater London
A one day individually tailored private 1-1 course in jewellery making - I work in many different materials and love mixing them together so can offer a wide range of options for both complete beginners and more advanced students. Teaching from my studio in central London - close to Camden station, I have everything you need on hand to make your own gorgeous jewellery. Whether you are completely new to jewellery making and fancy trying...
With years of experience and published project books behind her, Linda Jones, the creator of the Whammer hammer, runs both bespoke and project based wire and bead workshops from her studio in Kent. You can attend a full day intensive, which can be catered for one-to-one tuition, or groups of up to 8 (the price will decrease for larger groups). Linda's aim is to draw out your creativity, sharing in all the knowledge and passion...